Timberlands is a beautiful Maronda Homes community of half acre wooded home sites just off of the Branford Highway in Lake City, Florida. Lake City is located in Columbia County, and is a town of historical significance. A short drive from Olustee Park, you can enjoy the site commemorating Florida's largest Civil War battle on the historical date of February 20, 1864. Every year Lake City hosts the Battle of Olustee Festival and Battle Re-Enactment. This is an important event to the area that captures history and preserves its significance to today's life. The Ichetuckee Springs State Park is located just a few minutes away in Fort White, Florida. The State Park is a great place to go swimming, canoeing, or diving. Like to go camping? Head over to the Stephen Foster Folk Cultural Center State Park where you can enjoy an array of activities like mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding and of course boating. There is even a museum their featuring memorabilia and artifacts from the life of this famous composer, Stephen Foster.
Want to see the wildlife? There is an almost 200,000 acres of breathtaking forestry that borders the outskirts of Lake City within the Osceola National Forest. The Osceola Nation Forest lets visitors see animals in their natural habitat and learn about the life that is around them. Lake City has everything you need! Nearby features include its own mall, the Lake City Gateway airport and the North Florida Speedway. This is a dirt track that hosts races for Open Wheel Mods, Street Stocks, and Box Stocks. After you get done watching the races go check out Alligator Lake, which made USA Today's Article for the Cool Rural Attractions Near Lake City, Florida. The fun is endless which will make living in your new home even more satisfying.
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